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Jan 13, 2013 9:00pm EST
to change its mind. >> last week, i visited the t. h. white group in devizes and heard about its healthy order book and its recruitment plans for 2013. like many british employers, however, it cannot find enough engineers to hire. britain's universities lead the world in teaching science and engineering, yet we have an annual shortfall of 60,000 graduates, and nine out of 10 postgraduate students in those subjects are from overseas. what more can we do to plug that critical skills gap? >> my honorable friend is entirely right -- we have to tackle that problem at every level. that means making sure that we are teaching maths and science and other stem subjects properly in schools. there are signs that the number of people taking those subjects is increasing. we need to ensure that our universities are properly funded -- the tuition fees will make sure that that is the case. we also need to raise the profile of engineering, and that is one of the reasons that we introduced the £1 million queen elizabeth prize for engineering. that, combined with the 34 university technical colleges, will
Jan 27, 2013 8:00am EST
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Jan 8, 2013 2:30am PST
house yesterday, hagel didn't address the controversy shoundiurrounding h nomination. >> mr. president, i'm grateful for this opportunity to serve our country again. and especially its men and women in uniform and their families. these are people who give so much to this nation every day with such dignity and selflessness. i'll always do my best. i doll my best for our country for those i represent at the pentagon and for all our citizens. and, mr. president, i'll always give you my honest and most informed counsel. >>> so with the main controversy swirling around hagel and his record on issues like iran and israel, he chose unusually to defend himself in an interview with his hometown newspaper the lincoln star journal. he told the paper "the distortions about my record have been astounding." he added, "there's not one shred of evidence that i'm anti-israel." >> john brennan spent 25 years in the cia before he became the president's chief counter-terrorism adviser working inside the white house. the president considered brennan for the same job after he first got elected in 2008. bren
Jan 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
wells, and the sophomore. throwing it down. heave h he had a team high 15. jacked up. good times wouldn't last. later in the half. terps down by two. howard blocked. maryland had season high, 1 turnovers. and white on the other end. breaking, 20-point spread. puts him up by four here. and now by 15. terps down by four. not anymore. nick faust drains the three. maryland within one. fsu hits one, two free throws. terps down by two. seth allen going for three. seth allen blocked by michael snare. that's all she wrote. the seminoles, snapped maryland's 13-game winning streak. terps fall 65 to 62. next up, miami on sunday. >> tony bennett virginia cavaliers on the road playing wake forest. cavs trail basically the entire game. 10 second to go. down by four. joe harris hits the three. he had 13 points. cavaliers, down by just one. after two wake forest free-throws, uva, down by three. evans passes. and, mike toby, supposed to be ready for the ball. what happened there. virginia falls, 55-52. the cavs now 11 and 4 on the season. virginia tech also loses to boston college tonight. 86-75. the ones
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Jan 30, 2013 11:00pm PST
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Jan 25, 2013 7:00pm PST
no response from beyonce, as for the white house, not talking either. >> i actually have no idea. and i don't think it is really a particularly important issue to address from the podium here. >> so what really happened? i do not care. in 2009, it was called yo-yo ma pretended to play the cello, because the strings could snap. you know what, i was writing, it was awesome. i would not have expected when i saw the first destiny's child video that beyonce would actually sing the anthem at the inauguration of the first black president. i wouldn't have seen it at all if not for the arguing, and i think lip-syncing or not, you would enjoy seeing it, too. ♪ ♪ ♪ oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light, what so proudly we held ♪ at the twilight's last gleaming. whose broad stripes and bright stars, through the perilous fight oer the ramparts we
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Dec 31, 2012 7:00pm PST
the competitions' rates every day so they can guarantee their low prices. so, where to next? how about there? h-o-t-w-i-r-e... >> bret: welcome back to washington. looking live at the ohio clock outside the senate chamber for a deal that has been struck according to the white house. vice president bide season sure talking to senate democrats for a long time, perhaps trying to twist some arms. joining me to talk about the s what wallction, the economic street, how it would look at this deal, if it all comes together tonight, rich edson with the fox business network. we talked earlier on "special report" going over the cliff going to happen technically because the house will take up whatever comes out of the senate if in fact it passes something tonight tomorrow, missing the deadline. but come wednesday what is wall street really looking for out of this government? out of congress and the white house? >> well, this is a good first step, bret. and i think as the day progressed and you started to see inclinations that a deal at least among leadership was likely going come down and the p
Jan 13, 2013 11:00am PST
that bush had and significantly more than clinton h appointments to the court, three women on the supreme court, two appointed by the president. >> big cabinet jobs, white men. >> the cabinet is not fully fleshed out now. >> big jobs. >> please don't diminish cabinet-level position as certain ones big, certain ones not. for domestic policy guy with the city every day, things -- many cabinet positions are very important. but let's just focus in on two things. one that is very disingenuous to show that picture when 50% of the staff in the white house is women. number two to me, very important to understand this is a president who has expanded health care opportunities for women a president who stood up on his first legislation, lilly ledbetter law. you look at his policies and his practices, he is changing the focus of this country. >> i think a lot of women, andrea, would disagree this is the idea of swift voting this administration. >> let me say, that was a white house photo, that picture taken by the president's photographer, that indicated who was around him when he was dealing with th
Jan 10, 2013 7:00am PST
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Jan 16, 2013 3:00am PST
to consider some 19 executive orders that don't require congressional approval. so what can we expect and what possibly legal fallout could come from this? constitutional law attorney is here and former white house counsel of president eggen and president h.w. bush and joins us now. david, what do you expect today? >> we do not know for sure. we clearly know one thing, he can not do by executive order anything that congress has not delegated authority to him for. we're talking about domestic policy where the president -- he can not ban high capacity magazines by executive order. he can not ban so-called assault weapons. i suspect most will deal with trying to imbellish on his authority to conduct background checks. even there he has to be careful in a way this is being done -- in a way that does not frustrate the constitutional right in the second amendment. >> brian: some of his past power grab didn't hurt him when he won reelection. no preaapproval for libya strikes. executive orders to stop deportations, he's done that. jamming through obamacare, we know how he did that. the department of j
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